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Toyota Extends Fuel Pump Recall to Include Another 1.5 Million Vehicles

By Orlando Personal Injury Attorney on October 29, 2020

On October 28th, 2020, Toyota Motor Corporation announced a recall covering nearly 1.5 million vehicles worldwide due to a critical manufacturing flaw in their fuel pump systems. This is an extension of an already existing recall that the company released back in January after multiple consumers started to complain about fuel pump failures which caused their vehicle’s engine to stall out and not restart.

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Beloved Ocala Police Chief Killed in Plane Crash Near Marion County Airport

By Orlando Personal Injury Attorney on October 25, 2020

Tragic news from Marion County this October evening as multiple local news outlets have reported that Ocala Police Chief Greg Graham has been killed in an aviation accident after his personal single-engine aircraft crashed into an open field close to Southwest 140th Avenue near Dunnellon.

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Three Family Members Killed in Polk County Head-on Collision

By Orlando Personal Injury Attorney on October 25, 2020

Authorities with the Polk County Sheriff’s Office are currently investigating a tragic fatal multi-vehicle accident that claimed the lives of four people late Friday evening along S.R. 60 near Indian Lake Estates in Lake Wales near Winter Haven. Preliminary reports indicate that an 83-year-old driver was traveling at an excessive speed when he attempted to pass another vehicle within a no-passing zone. This dangerous decision led to a catastrophic chain reaction of collisions along the roadway, as well as the unnecessary deaths of the driver and three additional innocent victims.

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22-Year-Old Motorcyclist Killed During High-Speed Collision in Brevard County

By Orlando Personal Injury Attorney on October 24, 2020

On October 22nd, 2020, Brevard County Fire Rescue teams and officers with the Florida Highway Patrol responded to a fatal motorcycle accident which killed one biker and severely injured another. Preliminary reports from the incident have determined that both motorcyclists were driving erratically at an incredibly high rate of speed before crashing into the side of an oncoming vehicle near Catalina Isle Drive and Courtenay Parkway in Merritt Island.

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Pedestrian Killed in Two-Vehicle Car Accident in Brevard County

By Orlando Personal Injury Attorney on October 24, 2020

According to preliminary collision reports from the Florida Highway Patrol operating within Brevard County, a 39-year-old pedestrian was fatally injured late Tuesday evening after two separate vehicles crashed into her while she was standing in the roadway near Atkinson Street and Clearlake Road near the Cocoa city limits.

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Orlando Motorcyclist Killed in Early Morning Hit-and-Run Collision with SUV

By Orlando Personal Injury Attorney on October 18, 2020

According to preliminary investigations from troopers with the Florida Highway Patrol operating within Orange County, a 27-year-old Orlando motorcyclist was killed on Friday, October 16th, 2020, after being involved in a hit-and-run collision with two other vehicles close to the intersection of Lake Pickett Road and Percival Road.

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Wiegand Family Moving Forward with Royal Caribbean Wrongful Death Lawsuit

By Orlando Personal Injury Attorney on October 17, 2020

On Thursday, October 15th, 2020, an Indiana grandfather pleaded guilty to negligent homicide for his part in the tragic death of his 18-month old granddaughter who was killed after falling eleven stories through a window from a children’s play area while aboard a docked cruise ship back in July of 2019. Despite the recent developments, the family has decided to continue forward with their wrongful death lawsuit against Royal Caribbean alleging that the company’s negligence directly led to the death of the toddler.

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Florida DHSMV Indicates a Recent Rise in Orlando Car Accidents

By Orlando Personal Injury Attorney on October 15, 2020

According to the latest traffic data released by the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles, the number of Orlando car accidents that have occurred in 2020 is on a fast-track to surpass the entire amount of collisions for 2019. To date, there have been 116 recorded fatalities in Orange County that were the direct result of a car accident and with a little over two months left in the year, there is a serious concern that these statistics will continue to rise.

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Motorcyclist Killed in Marion County Collision with Dump Truck on State Road 40

By Orlando Personal Injury Attorney on October 13, 2020

According to preliminary incident reports retrieved from the Florida Highway Patrol and local news outlets, a 45-year-old Dunnellon motorcyclist was killed during the early morning hours of October 9th, 2020, after he was involved in an unavoidable fatal collision with a dump truck which was maneuvering a U-turn along State Road 40 close to Ocala in Marion County.

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St. Cloud Crossing Guard Seriously Injured in Near-Fatal Crosswalk Collision

By Orlando Personal Injury Attorney on October 12, 2020

Tragedy struck a Florida school district on October 8th, 2020, after one of their beloved crossing guards was struck by a vehicle. Preliminary collision reports from the St. Cloud Police Department indicate that the 53-year-old victim was performing her usual morning crossing guard duties near the intersection of 13th Street and Michigan Avenue when an oncoming driver failed to stop at a red traffic light and crashed into her.

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